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Robert V. Bruce
Robert Vance Bruce (1923 – 2008), an American historian, won the 1988 Pulitzer Prize for History for his book The Launching of Modern American Science, 1846–1876. He later received his Doctor of Philosophy from Boston University, where he became a professor. He also taught at the University of Bridgeport, Lawrence Academy at Groton, University of Wisconsin and was a lecturer at the Fortenbaugh Lecture at Gettysburg College.